By 1876 Nevada produced over half of all the precious metals in the United States.
The Comstock produced silver and gold ore valued at hundreds of thousands of dollars.
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1858, located the placers on Little Gold Hill on 28 Jan. After the discovery of the Comstock Lode in 1859, the town developed seemingly overnight on the eastern slopes of Mount Davidson, perched at a 6200-foot elevation.The wealth supported the Northern cause during the American Civil War and flooded the world monetary markets, resulting in economic changes.Virginia City's silver ore discoveries were not part of the California Gold Rush, which occurred 10 years before.It is part of the Reno–Sparks Metropolitan Statistical Area.Virginia City sprang up as a boomtown with the 1859 discovery of the Comstock Lode, the first major silver deposit discovery in the United States, with numerous mines opening.
At the time of the discovery of the Comstock Lode, silver was considered the monetary equal of gold, and all production was purchased by the federal government for use in coinage.